The Wisconsin Innovation Network (WIN) is The Tech Council's membership subsidiary - a community-based economic development organization dedicated to fostering innovation and entrepreneurship. In association with the Tech Council, WIN programs focus on the needs and challenges faced by new and growing technology-based businesses in Wisconsin and have effectively assisted companies in the areas of capital, networking, information, and business consultation referrals.
If you have questions, feel free to contact Maurice Cheeks, at 608-442-7557.
Please note our Luncheon/Event Cancellation Policy.
August 26, 2014
Sheraton Hotel, 706 John Nolen Dr.
UW-Madison researcher, Yoshihiro Kawaoka, will outline his new influenza virus development at the Tuesday, Aug. 26 luncheon of the Wisconsin Innovation Network in Madison.
September 11, 2014
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 10499 Innovation Drive
UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank will speak at the Thursday, Sept. 11 meeting of the Wisconsin Innovation Network’s Milwaukee chapter in Wauwatosa. Blank will discuss the UW-Madison’s ties to Milwaukee-area companies and institutions and the university’s role in economic development.
September 18, 2014
D.J. Bordini Center, Room 103, 5 N. Systems Dr.
learn with and from experienced early-stage investors and entrepreneurs
about the latest trends in angel and startup investing! Returning to
Wisconsin by popular demand, the Investors' Edge workshop "Trends in
Raising Early Stage Capital" can help new or experienced investors make
sure their next deal is on par with the latest market trends.
November 12-13, 2014
Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
The Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium
helps entrepreneurs learn how to pursue private equity and offers investor
pitch opportunities. Early stage companies from Wisconsin and the Upper
Midwest are professionally "coached" by venture and service
professionals, as well as veteran company executives with stories to tell. The annual event typically draws more than 500 registrants, including entrepreneurs, business
leaders, angel and venture investors, service providers, economic development
partners and more.